Meet The Coaches

We are proud to have the best coaches in youth soccer.

Coach Krisi

Coach Krisi

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Krisi graduated from Wilson College with a degree in elementary education and taught in the Cumberland Valley school district for 8 years. She has extensive experience working with children across a variety of other settings including coaching, tutoring, refereeing and counseling. Krisi started playing soccer at age 5 and has played on both school and travel teams. She is passionate about healthy living and plays kick-ball and flag football in addition to soccer. She resides in the Harrisburg area with her husband, Lee and daughter, Lily . Krisi can’t wait to bring her energy and excitement for soccer and fitness to the field with your children!

Coach Angie

Coach Angie

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Angie is a mother of two children and lives with her family in Grantville, PA. In her free time, she can be found scrapbooking or spending time with her family. Her favorite color is yellow! Coach Angie is one of our many veteran coaches who has positively impacted children for many years, and she is excited to see the look on your child’s face when they learn something new this season!

 

Coach Ann

Coach Ann

Soccer Shots Coach

A current resident of York, PA, Ann played four years of collegiate soccer at Millersville University while earning her Elementary Education degree. She also has a Masters in Special Education. She previously taught in the Cumberland Valley School District. Ann has remained active with soccer and children by playing in women’s leagues, as well as currently raising three children of her own. One way she found to pass on her passions for soccer, teaching, and children is through her involvement with Soccer Shots.

Coach Sam

Coach Sam

Soccer Shots Coach

A York native, Coach Sam attended York College and earned her degree in Psychology as well as earning her teaching certificate. She works for the Lincoln Intermediate Unit as a preschool teacher. When she is not studying, she plays on two co-ed soccer teams, swims, and loves spending time with her family and friends. She loves that children are always ready to learn and have fun! On the soccer field, her favorite move is the step-over turn. A few of her favorite things are seafood and the color pink!

Coach Dalton

Coach Dalton

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Dalton can be found teaching PE at a private school in Maryland during the day and exploring Soccer Island at night with all of his soccer friends. He has coached soccer to various ages and strives to inspire and encourage children to enjoy sports and he knows it will help them learn and grow through life!

Coach Sarah

Coach Sarah

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Sarah comes to us with years of experience working with preschool children. She first was introduced to Soccer Shots when her son participated several years ago. She is passionate about impacting children. Sarah lives in Dover with her husband and her three sons.

Coach Kelley

Coach Kelley

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Kelley is ecstatic to be on the Soccer Shots team! She grew up in Carlisle and is recently graduated from nearby Messiah College. Coach Kelley earned her degree in Musical Theatre with a minor in Disability and Family Wellness. She loves working with children especially because they are so carefree! She aspires to open a theater and dance company for children one day. A few fun facts about Kelley are that she loves pizza and red pandas. Be sure to ask Coach Kelley what her favorite joke is when you see her on Soccer Island!

Coach Morgan

Coach Morgan

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Morgan is from Harrisburg, PA and is working full-time for an insurance company! Morgan has coached with Soccer Shots now for over four seasons. In her free time, she enjoys playing soccer with her twin. Morgan is looking forward to watching the children learn and improve throughout the season. Her favorite food is pizza and you can find her on Soccer Island juggling.

Coach Derek

Coach Derek

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Derek has a true passion for soccer and coaching. He signed his first professional soccer contract when he was 16, and has played professionally in multiple countries including Guatemala and Sweden. He loves leading the next generation of soccer players through our structured programs, and teaching character words such as encouragement and respect. Coach Derek especially loves seeing how children grow throughout a season, both on and off the field!

Coach Lindsay

Coach Lindsay

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Lindsay is from Duncannon, Pa. and works as the full-time Program Manager with the team. Lindsay was a standout student-athlete nearby York College, where she was a three-time All-Capital Athletic Conference award winner on the field hockey field. She first started coaching with Soccer Shots as a two-season intern when she was in school. Now, Lindsay plays a leading role in all areas of partner service and customer support with the team.

Coach Jordan

Coach Jordan

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Jordan is a full-time PA licensed Aesthetician, a job she enjoys because of its unique problem-solving opportunities. On a nice day, you may find her outside in a boat on a river, or playing with her nephews. Coach Jordan is passionate about soccer and is excited to have a lasting impact on the lives of the children that she coaches, just as her own coaches did when she was a child.

Coach Jess

Coach Jess

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Jess is originally from Bedford, Pa and has enjoyed traveling all over the world! She is now excited about exploring the area around Harrisburg. Coach Jess spends the majority of her time as a fourth grade teacher. In addition she teaches the English language to children living in China via an online program. Coach Jess is excited to instill a love for the game of soccer in the young lives of the children we serve during her time as a Soccer Shots coach!

Coach Adria

Coach Adria

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Adria is a native of York County and currently a middle school science teacher. She absolutely loves teaching and seeing her students make connections about what they’re learning and their own life. Coach Adria loves being outdoors and participating in activities such as gardening, hiking, running and kayaking. She has also played soccer since she was eight as well as track and field, cross country and rugby! Coach Adria is excited to be a coach to share her love for soccer and help young children grow!

Coach Alyx

Coach Alyx

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Alyx grew up in Cumberland County and has played soccer throughout her entire childhood! She is a stay-at-home mom to her two little girls, and she loves getting to explore with them each day. Her family is always ready for an adventure and anything Disney! Coach Alyx is so excited to help foster a love for soccer and have as big of an impact on the children as she experienced as a young child!

Coach Noah

Coach Noah

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Noah is a native of Harrisburg, Pa but spent time teaching Language Arts in Pittsburgh before returning to the area. He now teaches in the Cumberland Valley School District. Growing up he was active in soccer, baseball, rugby, and running track! Some of his favorite activities now are hiking, kayaking, reading, and spending time with family and friends. Coach Noah  feels fortunate to have had excellent coaches and role model growing up, so he is looking forward to providing the same inspiration for the children of Soccer Shots!

Coach Melissa

Coach Melissa

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Melissa is originally from the Harrisburg area and grew up playing soccer for local teams, including LDC and Challenge United. After playing high school soccer at Hershey, Melissa went to Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA, to continue her soccer career. After two years, Melissa came back to Pennsylvania and graduated from Penn State University with a B.S. in recreation, park and tourism management. For seven years, she worked in the hospitality industry with Hershey Entertainment and Resorts, but soccer never truly left her life. Since college, she has been an instructor for Soccer Shots, as well as a program coordinator. Melissa lives in Hershey with her husband and now three children.

Coach Ryan

Coach Ryan

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Ryan is a native of Raleigh, North Carolina but made his way to Mechanicsburg after graduating from Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee. Coach Ryan is now a graduate assistant at Messiah College for the cross country and track & field teams. He enjoys hiking, kayaking and biking when he is not coaching. He is also a huge sports fan and loves following the NFL, MLB and NBA! Coach Ryan is excited to share his positivity on the field with the children of Soccer Shots!

Coach Zack

Coach Zack

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Zack grew up in Enola, Pa playing soccer, basketball, and baseball among many other sports! In addition to coaching with Soccer Shots, he works at FedEx Ground and is also studying to complete his degree in sports management. Coach Zack enjoys hiking, traveling, and exploring new places as well as following professional sports. He is looking forward to helping children grow in their self-confidence and soccer skills during his time as a Soccer Shots Coach!

Coach Christine

Coach Christine

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Christine grew up in Cumberland County playing a variety of sports. She started playing soccer at a young age and went on to play at a collegiate and competitive level. She loves being active and participating in a variety of soccer leagues and pickup volleyball. She is excited to be part of the Soccer Shots Team and to help spread her passion and experience of the sport with future generations!

Coach Sinead

Coach Sinead

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Sinead is a native of York, Pa and is currently a full time Occupational Therapy student at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. She is passionate about working with people of all ages and helping them return to their daily activities. Growing up, Sinead enjoyed and still enjoys softball, rock climbing and running. Some of her hobbies now include cooking and playing piano. Coach Sinead is looking forward to using movement and group activity to help children build soccer skills and positive relationships with others!

Coach Krista

Coach Krista

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Krista grew up in Lancaster County playing soccer for as long as she can remember, and played through college. She’s always had a passion for working with children, so she chose to get her degree in education from Virginia-Wesleyan College. She taught elementary school in inner-city York, and is now the Coaching Coordinator for Soccer Shots. Krista loves to impact children each day, and plays a major role in the training and development of our entire coaching staff.

Coach Steve

Coach Steve

Soccer Shots Coach

A native of Mechanicsburg, PA, Steve grew up playing soccer for Mechanicsburg High School and club soccer with Super Nova. After high school, Steve went on to play soccer at Grace College in Indiana, where he majored in Business and Sport Management. In 2010, coach Steve began his career with Soccer Shots Harrisburg and has enjoyed seeing children grow in confidence and skills over the years. When coach Steve isn’t on the field, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Lindsay, and their golden-doodle, Leo.  Coach Steve is looking forward to helping make sure each child and family has a positive experience.

Coach Emily

Coach Emily

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Emily grew up in Lititz, Pennsylvania and is now residing in York. She is a pediatric nurse where she works with children individually either in their home or at school. She absolutely loves helping children in this way. When Coach Emily is not working, she enjoys hiking, keeping her two dogs active and attending the renaissance fair! Coach Emily can’t wait to impact children in new ways while on the soccer field.

Coach Beth

Coach Beth

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Beth is from Carlisle, Pa and has been a member of the Penn State HArrisburg women’s soccer team while studying Criminal Justice and Psychology. She is in her final year of studies and has interest in pursuing her Masters after graduating in May of 2020. Coach Beth grew up playing soccer but also enjoyed swimming, kayaking, and arts and crafts! She also works at Pet’s Mart because she loves animals! She has two cats and one dog of her own. Coach Beth is excited to help create a fun and positive soccer experience for young children like she wished she had growing up!

Coach Kelsie

Coach Kelsie

Soccer Shots Coach

Coach Kelsie resides in Lancaster, Pa and works as a Behavior Specialist Consultant. She assists children and adolescents who are on the Autism Spectrum or have other developmental disabilities. In addition, she is studying to become a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. When she is not working, Coach Kelsie making art, spending time with friends, or hiking with her husband and their dog. Growing up, Kelsie enjoyed playing basketball with her siblings, and she also played softball and Varsity Cheerleading in high school. She is excited to work with Soccer Shots because she loves children and enjoys engaging their imagination while teaching them positive ways to interact with peers.

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